Dates and location

August 2020 in Montreal, Canada.

Specific dates and location to be announced soon.

Group picture

TheAnarcat graciously offered to be in charge of this.


Registration is not yet open.

Please note you will be able to register under a corporate registration if you want to support the event. We will invoice you for 200 CAD via SPI for the registration.


We are looking for sponsors! If you are interested, please contact Louis-Philippe VĂ©ronneau <pollo AT debian DOT org>.

Invoices will be issued by Software in the Public Interest, Inc. (SPI), a non-profit corporation under the laws of New York State. SPI has a tax-exempt status under section 501(c)3 of the United States Internal Revenue Code.

Invoices can be paid via bank transfer, credit card or ?PayPal.

Gold - 3,000 CAD // 2,300 USD

Silver - 2,000 CAD // 1,500 USD

Bronze - 1,000 CAD // 750 USD

Supporter - less than 1,000 CAD // 750 USD


Open tasks

Task coordination for this event is handled by Salsa in the mini/mtl2020 project space, in the issues section.


To plan the Mini-DebConf we have regular meetings on on IRC on in the channel #debconf-quebec.

Check the /topic to learn about the next meeting.

Meeting summaries can be found


Be respectful - Code of conduct

Debian event organisers are committed to providing an event where all participants feel safe. All attendees are expected to treat all people and facilities with respect and help create a welcoming environment. If you notice behaviour that fails to meet this standard, please speak up and help to keep this event as respectful as we expect it to be.

If you are harassed and requests to stop are not successful, or notice a disrespectful environment, the organisers want to help. Please contact us at We will treat your request with dignity and confidentiality, investigate, and take whatever actions appropriate. We can provide information on security, emergency services, transportation, alternative accommodations, or whatever else may be necessary. If mediation is not successful, organisers reserve the right to to take action against those who do not cease unacceptable behaviour.

See the DebConf Code of Conduct and the Debian Code of Conduct.